The Webs Largest Archive of Vintage Sneaker Adverts 1965 - 2005

Over 1000 Scanned, High Quality, Vintage Nike, Adidas, Puma, Reebok, Asics and New Balance Adverts.


1,331 files in 22 albums with 2 comments viewed 325,410 times
Vintage Nike Adverts


1983_Nike_Terra_Tc_Its_a_Cracker.JPG

Arguably the best known sports shoe manufacturer in the world, Nike really took off in the UK in the early 1980's and most collectors see this as their best period. All the classics from the 80's are here in advert form, Terra TC, Internationalist and lots lots more. As Nike did not start to advertise in the UK until 1980, these are the earliest ads we have but they then carry through until 2005.

Nike history http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nike,_Inc.



230 files, last one added on Sep 09, 2013
Album viewed 4315 times

Nike Special Make Up


1980_SMU_6.JPG

This area is for photos of athletes wearing Nike Special Make Up shoes. These shoes were normally production models done in special colour-ways. These shoes are quite hard to find now.

14 files, last one added on Oct 08, 2013
Album viewed 523 times

Vintage Adidas Adverts


1986_Adidas_ZX_Range.JPG

Adidas started out in 1948 and has a very rich history. During the 50s and 60s, almost all athletes at international level wore Adidas shoes. Here we have a huge selection of Adidas adverts from the early 1970's up until around 2004.



Adidas history http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adidas


122 files, last one added on May 02, 2013
Album viewed 1495 times

Vintage New Balance Adverts


1985_New_Balance_1300.JPG

New Balance adverts from the 1970's to 2005.










New Balance history http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Balance



92 files, last one added on Apr 12, 2013
Album viewed 753 times

Vintage Asics / Onitsuka Tiger Adverts


1973_Asic_Tiger.JPG

Asics and Onitsuka Tiger adverts from the early 1970's to 2005.










Asics history http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asics


48 files, last one added on May 02, 2013
Album viewed 838 times

Vintage Puma Adverts


1983_Puma.JPG

Puma adverts from the early 1970's to 2004.










Puma history http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Puma_SE


44 files, last one added on Apr 15, 2013
Album viewed 716 times

Vintage Le Coq Sportif


1985_Le_Coq_Turbotec.JPG

Vintage Le Coq adverts from the 1980's.












Company history http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Le_Coq_Sportif


11 files, last one added on Apr 15, 2013
Album viewed 636 times

Vintage Reebok Adverts


1986_Reebok_Phase_One.JPG

Reebok adverts from the early 1970's to 2004.










Reebok history http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reebok


154 files, last one added on Apr 12, 2013
Album viewed 981 times

Vintage Brooks Adverts


1986_Brooks_Chariot.JPG

Brooks adverts from the late 1970's to 2004.










Company history http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brooks_Sports


26 files, last one added on Feb 27, 2013
Album viewed 554 times

Vintage Saucony Adverts


1982_Saucony_Freedom~0.JPG

41 files, last one added on May 02, 2013
Album viewed 1015 times

Vintage Avia Adverts


1988_Avia~1.JPG

2 files, last one added on May 02, 2013
Album viewed 392 times

Vintage Karhu Adverts


1986_Karhu_Range_Bournes_Sports.JPG

Started in 1920, Karhu has a rich history of making Olympic class sportswear. Here you will find adverts from the late 70's through to the late 1980's.









Company history http://www.karhu.com/history/

20 files, last one added on Feb 23, 2013
Album viewed 1470 times

Vintage Etonic Adverts


1984_Etonic_Quaser~1.JPG

15 files, last one added on May 02, 2013
Album viewed 440 times

Vintage Gola Adverts


Gola_October_1966~0.JPG

18 files, last one added on May 02, 2013
Album viewed 394 times

Vintage Hi Tec / Inter


1983_Hi-Tec_Silver_Spirit~1.JPG

19 files, last one added on May 02, 2013
Album viewed 1625 times

Vintage Mizuno Adverts


1983_Mizuno_Advert~1.JPG

20 files, last one added on May 02, 2013
Album viewed 403 times

Vintage Fila Adverts


1995_Fila_Skyrunner_2_a~0.JPG

10 files, last one added on May 02, 2013
Album viewed 417 times

Vintage Sneaker Catalogues


Scan98~0.JPG

68 files, last one added on Feb 20, 2018
Album viewed 598 times

Other Makes


1983_Hi-Tec_Silver_Spirit~0.JPG

Adverts from Fox, Patrick. Saucony, Avia, Fila, Diadora, Mizuno, Power, Gola, Hi-Tec, Inter, Converse, Pony, Dunlop and more!!

This folder is for none mainstream manufacturers.








163 files, last one added on Apr 15, 2013
Album viewed 591 times

Vintage Sneaker Trade Adverts


1979_Nike_Range_Bournes_Sports.JPG

A lot of adverts in this section are as interesting (if not more so) than the official adverts released by the manufacturers. Here you will find adverts that form a rich timeline from the mid 1970's to 2004/5. A great resource if you are trying to date and research the price of a shoe. Also included will be shoe surveys, shoe buyers guides, magazine articles etc. Watch this space.




209 files, last one added on Sep 09, 2013
Album viewed 694 times

Shoe Buyers Guides / Shoe Surveys


shoe_buyers.JPG

COMING SOON - Shoe Buyers guides from the 70's, 80s, 90's and 00's.

1 files, last one added on Oct 08, 2013
Album viewed 422 times

Honolulu Marathon


hoonolulu_1981.JPG

4 files, last one added on Oct 14, 2013
Album viewed 323 times

22 albums on 1 page(s)

Random files
1985_NB770.JPG
129 views
1977_Adidas_-3.JPG
212 views
1996_Asics_GT2010.JPG
1996 Asics GT 2010381 views
Reebok_World_10_Dec_1969.JPG
296 views
1994_Bournes_Sports.JPG
182 views
1980_Nike_There_is_no_Finish_Line.JPG
1980 Nike There is No Finish Line282 views
1983_Nike_Equator_Mk_II.JPG
1983 Nike Equator Mark 2250 views
1980_Footlocker_2.JPG
177 views

Last additions
12.jpg
4982 viewsFeb 20, 2018
11.jpg
4962 viewsFeb 20, 2018
10.jpg
219 viewsFeb 20, 2018
9.jpg
173 viewsFeb 20, 2018
8.jpg
169 viewsFeb 20, 2018
7.jpg
161 viewsFeb 20, 2018
6.jpg
157 viewsFeb 20, 2018
5.jpg
154 viewsFeb 20, 2018

Who is online?
There are 72392 registered users.  The newest registered user is SheritaGer.  In total there are 10 visitors online: 0 registered users and 10 guests.  Most users ever online: 92 on 12/18/17 at 01:45.  Registered users who have been online in the past 10 minutes: .